Department of Geography

The Department of Geography

The Department of Geography was established in 2003 and Honours in Geography was introduced in 2005. The department tries to create an environment that nurtures, motivates and inspires in learning the modern ideologies of Geography and is to expose students to the world of geography as an interdisciplinary subject involving other subjects of humanities and science.


  • The department has an advanced well-equipped laboratory.
  • It has good collection of books (about 1000) in the Central Library and in the Departmental Library.
  • The department regularly organizes seminars, workshops.
Courses Offered
UG ·        B.A./B.Sc. Geography Honours & General

The Faculty

Name Designation Specialization
Prof. Shubhra Chandra,  M.Sc. Assistant Professor & HOD Coastal Management
Dr. Uday Chatterjee, M.Sc, B.Ed, Ph.D. Assistant Professor Geomorphology & Water Resource Management
Sri Rabindra Nath Bera, M.A Part-Time Teacher Agricultural Geography
Sk. Manuar Azad, M.Sc. Part-Time Teacher Remote Sensing
Smt. Shreyashi Mahanti, M.A Guest Teacher Urban and Regional Planning

Departmental results of the last three years for honours students:

2014 2015 2016
Appeared Passed Percentage Appeared Passed Percentage Appeared Passed Percentage
35 31 88.57 33 28 84.84 58 58 100